Potlatch

Lingo Cards Potlatch = Ceremonial feast at which possessions are given away or destroyed to enhance prestige (Chinook) Elsewhere on the WebThe Potlatch and the Panopticon: the yin and yang of social media gift economics – Tim Rayner WikipediaPotlatch Chinookan peoples Planeta.com

Ojibwe

Indigenous Peoples The Ojibwe, Ojibway, or Chippewa are Indigenous peoples in North America. There are Ojibwe communities in both Canada and the United States. Elsewhere on the Webhttp://ojibwe.lib.umn.eduAnishinabe/Ojibwe/Chippewa: Culture of an Indian Nation What we have been gifted This hour long documentary was released in 2009 to DVD and focuses on the lives and culture …

Acoma Sky City

Photo: Ceramics for sale The oldest continuously inhabited community in the United States is Acoma Sky City, home to the Pueblo of Acoma. Residents provide tours of the settlement on the 367-foot tall mesa, about 20 miles south of Interstate 40 and half-way between Albuquerque and Gallup. The Sky City Cultural Center and Haak’u Museum …

Yoruba

Indigenous Peoples Yoruba = a member of a people of southwestern Nigeria and Benin HeadlinesAn experiment is testing teaching science to Nigerian schoolkids in a local language – QZ WikipediaYoruba languageYoruba peopleYemọja Planeta.com

Native Title

Buzzwords Native Title = Native title is the recognition by Australian law that the Aboriginal and Indigenous people who were the Traditional Owners of an area prior to 1788 have ongoing rights and interests in land, seas and waters that derive from their traditional laws and customs 2019Byron Bay’s Bundjalung people celebrate long-awaited land and …

Sámi Links

Sámi flag Links related to the Sámi presented in somewhat random fashion: [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@samisktinfo Hashtag#sámásmuinna FacebookVisit SápmiNutti Sámi Siida Headlines Sami people persuade Norway pension fund to divest from Dakota AccessNo Room for Sweden’s ReindeerFjord Fiesta: Norway’s Best and Most Scenic Summer FestivalsSweden’s indigenous Sami people win rights battle against stateHeated debate over “Sáminess” in Finlandgo-hiking-in-sami-culture-and-nature-the-ammarnas-wayVisiting …

Iroquois

Indigenous Peoples Spotlight on the Iroquois Elsewhere on the WebDating the Iroquois Confederacy VocabularyCuyahoga is an Iroquois word for “crooked river.”http://www.americanrivers.org/blog/cuyahoga-river-no-joke Orenda is the invocation of the power of human will to change the world around us. It is set up to be the opposing force to fate or destiny.http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/orendahttp://io9.com/5905257/10-untranslatable-words-and-when-youll-want-to-use-them The Onondaga (Onöñda’gega’ or “Hill …

Miꞌkmaq

Indigenous Peoples Wikipedia: The Miꞌkmaq (also Mi’gmaq, Micmac, Lnu, Miꞌkmaw or Miꞌgmaw are a First Nations people of the Northeastern Woodlands, indigenous to the areas now known as Canada’s Atlantic Provinces and the Gaspé Peninsula of Quebec as well as the northeastern region of Maine. Key Linkshttp://qalipu.cahttp://mymnfc.com – https://www.facebook.com/Mikmaw-Native-Friendship-Centre-121366117945828/http://www.benoitfirstnation.ca Embedded Tweets Featureshttps://earthsky.org/tonight/big-dipper-aka-sky-bear-comes-to-earth-on-november-evenings WikipediaMiꞌkmaq Planeta

Guelaguetza

Poster Guelaguetza is one of the world’s most important festivals and takes place every year in Oaxaca, Mexico. Due to Covid19, the July 2020 event has been postponed until December (green light permitting). HeadlinesGobierno de Oaxaca suspende la Guelaguetza 2020 por pandemia de Covid-19 Introducing the GuelaguetzaSome of the most colorful celebrations in the Americas …